Ascent of Mount Hood on 2013-06-01

Climber: Tom & Becky Poremba

Others in Party:Tom Poremba
Date:Saturday, June 1, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Hood
    Elevation:11239 ft / 3425 m

Ascent Trip Report

Climb started out clear and star lit night. It was very windy and cold and by the time up to near hogs back the mtn. clouded over. We took the old chute route. No visibility on the summit but awesome nonetheless. Difficult climb - very steep!

Started climb at 1:30am - back to parking lot at 11:30am
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:5239 ft / 1597 m
    Route:South climbing route
    Trailhead:Timberline Lodge  6000 ft / 1828 m
    Route Conditions:
Snow Climb, Glacier Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Ski Poles
    Weather:clear at first then clouded over
Ascent Statistics
    Time Up:6 Hours 
Descent Statistics
    Time Down:4 Hours 

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